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From Dabeli To Khandvi: Gujarat Is A ‘Street Food’ Paradise

During my recent visit to Gujarat, I explored the state by road — covering the Kutch region, as well as the Ahmedabad to Modhera stretch on the other side. Gujarat has always been on the international map for its art and culture, and this is topped by the hospitality and …

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InDepth Explained: What’s ‘Cooking’ In Indian Politics?

It is a fact universally known that Indians have a profound relationship with their diverse food and beverages. In the current political climate, food and beverages are often thrown into the popular political and economic discourse, puzzling citizens, and hence there is a need to understand each item and its …

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This ‘Basant Panchami’, Nourish Yourself With Healthy Portion Of ‘Yellow Foods’

Eating a food that’s great for our brain is an apt way to spend this day. It’s Basant Panchami today. This festival is a celebration of the shift in seasons and marks the onset of spring. Spring denotes hope and new beginnings, and that’s probably why the colour of Basant …

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Is Separate-Food Plate Rule For Non-Veg Caste Discrimination – Or Not A Big Deal In IIT-Bombay?

Debates rage on social media after Hostel 11 asked its residents to use separate plates for non-vegetarian food. Reports that a hostel at the premier Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, had recently asked its residents to “not use the main plates for non-veg” food sparked off furious debates on social …

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Seriously, India Need Strict ‘Food Policies’ To Ensure Not To ‘Get Sick’ Before ‘Get Rich’

Obesity is rising amidst the megatrends of urbanisation, globalisation, and industrialisation. Improved human well-being is one of the modern era’s greatest triumphs. The age of plenty has also led to an unexpected global health crisis: two billion people are either overweight or obese. Developed countries have been especially susceptible to …

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India’s Food Safety Regulator Has Twisted Rules To Allow Sale Of Unsafe Processed Food Since Many Years

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India has disregarded the warnings of its own scientists and broken its rules to do so. By 2025, Indians are expected to eat processed food valued at Rs 72 lakh crore annually, while the revenues of the country’s processed food industry have been …

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What Is Bulletproof Coffee And How It Can Make You Lose Weight?

This drink, created by Dave Asprey has taken the world. Hundreds of people post pictures of this drink every day over social media and boast about their weight loss regime. Coffee has almost become an indispensable part of one’s daily routine in the modern era. From students pulling all nighters …

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From Biriyani to Appam, This Artist’s Miniature Dishes Will Make You Hungry!

What had begun as an unlikely pursuit of making a pair of burger earrings for herself seven years ago opened the doors to a very interesting career. In 2014, a Youtube channel by the name ‘Miniature Space’ paved the way for a fanatical trend of miniature food to emerge in …

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